An Act to Improve the Business Climate in Maine (2005)

Sought to change the mission of the Department of Environmental Protection to include maintaining the state’s economic viability. It also required the department to hire an economist within existing resources – in other words, instead of a scientist or other position.

Senate Votes

District Name Vote
32 Joseph C. Perry Sr.

House Votes

District Name Vote
109 Susan M. W. Austin
140 Christopher W. Babbidge
101 Richard M. Cebra
16 Margaret M. Craven
34 John L. Martin
95 H. Sawin Millett Jr.
31 Anne C. Perry
143 John L. Tuttle